LPNs to run for CLPNA’s Council in South, Central & North

CLPNADistrictMapThe Council of the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA) is looking for servant-leaders, critical-thinkers, and future-oriented team-players to join them.

LPNs are invited to run for the position of District Representatives to CLPNA’s Council in the South, Central, and North Zones.

2014 ELECTION DISTRICTS:

  • DISTRICT 1: SOUTH ZONE (Lethbridge, Medicine Hat & area)
  • DISTRICT 3: CENTRAL ZONE (Red Deer & area)
  • DISTRICT 5: PART OF NORTH ZONE (Edson, Whitecourt, Lac La Biche & area)

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Nomination Packages must be submitted by May 31.

District Elections will be held in June by electronic ballot.

DOWNLOAD – Nomination Package for CLPNA Council District Representative (PDF)
DOWNLOAD – Nomination Package for CLPNA Council District Representative (WORD)

CLPNA’s Council is responsible for the organization’s overall direction, planning, policies and finances. The Council does not manage the day-to-day operations of the CLPNA, which is accomplished by the Executive Director and staff.

Council duties include:

  • Setting CLPNA strategic direction including Mission, Vision, Mandate and Outcomes.
  • Setting Bylaws, Regulations, Standards of Practice and Code of Ethics.
  • Approving practical nurse education programs.
  • Reviewing annual financial statements.

Council members will receive training for their two-year terms on Policy Governance, and are expected to attend two-day meetings every three months to review reports of CLPNA business and plan upcoming goals for a total of 10-12 days per year. Travel expenses and an honorarium for meeting attendance is provided.

Questions may be directed to Executive Assistant Kerry Kozak at kkozak@clpna.com, 780-484-8886 or 1-800-661-5877 (toll free in Alberta).

2 Responses to “LPNs to run for CLPNA’s Council in South, Central & North”

    • Paula, please see above for a link to the Nominations Package. An email will be sent shortly to LPNs in each Election District with further information.